Ganley Family History

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Ganley Name Meaning

Irish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Mag Sheanlaoich, from sean ‘old’ + laoch ‘hero’, ‘warrior’.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Ginley, Manley, Hanley, Shanley, Gauley, Galley, Gawley, Gallen

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Ganley Family Origin

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Ganley Family Occupations

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  • Coal Miner

    6%
  • Labourer

    6%
  • Tailor

    6%
  • Awl Blade Maker (Tool)

    3%

In 1881, the most common Ganley occupation in the UK was Coal Miner. 6% of Ganley's were Coal Miners. A less common occupation for the Ganley family was Awl Blade Maker (Tool). Coal Miner, Labourer and Tailor were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ganley.

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Ganley Historical Records

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Ganley Life Expectancy

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